Children invited to 'Kidfest' at City Park on April 27

In honor of the "Month of the Young Child," the Children's Kiva invites children of all ages and their families to join us in the 11th Annual Kidfest. Kidfest is a celebration of childhood for children, their families, and the whole community. This year's Kidfest will take place on Saturday, April 27, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Cortez City Park on East Main Street (between Mildred Road and Park Street). Kidfest will feature live entertainment, arts and crafts activities, face painting, relay races, food vendors, and more fun for the whole family. Admission is free and open to everyone. Donations are appreciated.

The Children's Kiva Montessori School is a not-for-profit 501 c(3) organization offering preschool and kindergarten to children ages 3 to 6 years old. The Kiva is a peaceful community school that mentors, encourages and guides the learning process based on the teachings of Dr. Maria Montessori, inspiring children to feel safe, cherished and inspired.

For more information about Kidfest or The Children's Kiva, please contact Alexia Hudson, head of school, at (970) 565-8586, email, or visit